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Visual Perception, Emotion, and Cognition Laboratory

Visual Perception, Emotion, and Cognition LaboratoryVisual Perception, Emotion, and Cognition Laboratory

Visual Perception, Emotion, and Cognition Laboratory

Publications

2014

Sweeny, T.D., Wurnitsch, N., Gopnik, A., & Whitney, D. (In Press). Ensemble perception of size in 4-5 year-old children. Developmental Science.

Sweeny, T.D., & Whitney, D. (In Press).  Perceiving crowd attention: Ensemble perception of a crowd's gaze.  Psychological Science. View on external site.

Whitney, D., Haberman, J., & Sweeny, T.D. (2014). From textures to crowds: multiple levels of summary statistical perception. In J.S. Werner & L.M. Chalupa (Eds.), The New Visual Neurosciences. MIT Press.

2013

Piazza, E., Sweeny, T.D., Wessel, D., Silver, M., & Whitney, D. (2013). Humans use summary statistics to perceive auditory sequences. Psychological Science, 24(8), 1389-1397. View on external site.

Sweeny, T.D., Wurnitsch, N., Gopnik, A., & Whitney, D. (2013). Sensitive perception of a person's direction of walking by 4-year-old children. Developmental Psychology, 49(11), 2120-2124. View on external site.

Sweeny, T.D., Grabowecky, M., Paller, K.A., & Suzuki, S. (2013). Detecting and categorizing fleeting emotion in faces. Emotion, 13(1), 76-91. View on external site.

Sweeny, T.D., Haroz, S., & Whitney, D. (2013). Perceiving group behavior: Sensitive ensemble coding mechanisms for biological motion of human crowds. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 39(2), 329–337. View on external site.

2012

Sweeny, T.D., Haroz, S., & Whitney, D. (2012). Reference repulsion in the categorical perception of biological motion. Vision Research, 64, 26–34. View on external site.

Sweeny, T.D., Guzman-Martinez, E., Ortega, L., Grabowecky, M., & Suzuki, S. (2012). Sounds exaggerate visual shape. Cognition, 124, 194–200. View on external site.

Review of "Sounds exaggerate visual shape": Spence, C., & Deroy, O. (2012). Hearing mouth shapes: Sound symbolism and the reverse McGurk effect. i-Perception, 3(8), 550-552. View on external site.

Sherman, A., Sweeny, T.D., Grabowecky, M., & Suzuki, S. (2012). Laughter exaggerates happy and sad faces depending on visual context. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 19(2), 163–169. View on external site.

2011

Sweeny, T.D., Grabowecky, M., & Suzuki, S. (2011). Awareness becomes necessary between curvature and aspect-ratio processing. Psychological Science, 22(7), 943–950. View on external site.

Sweeny, T.D., Grabowecky, M., Kim, Y.J., & Suzuki, S. (2011). Internal curvature noise and signal in low-and high-level vision. Journal of Neurophysiology, 105(3), 1236–1257. View on external site.

Sweeny, T.D., Grabowecky, M., & Suzuki, S. (2011). Simultaneous shape repulsion and global-assimilation in the perception of aspect ratio. Journal of Vision, 11, 1–16. View on external site.

2009

Sweeny, T.D., Grabowecky, M., Suzuki, S., & Paller, K.A. (2009). Long-lasting effects of subliminal affective priming from facial expressions. Consciousness and Cognition, 18, 929–938. View on external site.

Sweeny, T.D., Grabowecky, M., Paller, K.A., & Suzuki, S. (2009). Within-hemifield perceptual averaging of facial expressions predicted by neural averaging. Journal of Vision, 9(3):2, 1–11. View on external site.

Ruscio, M.G., Sweeny, T.D., Hazelton, J., Suppatkul, P., & Carter, C.S. (2009). Social environment alters central distribution of estrogen receptor-α in juvenile prairie voles. Physiology and Behavior, 98(3), 296–301. View on external site.

2008

Ruscio, M.G., Sweeny, T.D., Hazelton, J., Suppatkul, P., Boothe, E., & Carter, C.S. (2008). Pup Exposure Elicits Hippocampal Cell Proliferation in the Prairie Vole. Behavioural Brain Research, 187(1), 9–16. View on external site.

2007

Ruscio, M.G., Sweeny, T., Hazelton, J., Suppatkul, P., & Carter, C.S. (2007). Social environment regulates corticotropin releasing factor, corticosterone and vasopressin in juvenile prairie voles. Hormones and Behavior, 51(1), 54–61. View on external site.